Gaia Herbs announces the release of Quick Defense Liquid Phyto-Caps, a combination of high-potency echinacea, organic elderberry, organic ginger and andrographis, which help support the immune system. The blend is quick acting and only requires usage for short durations when respiratory and sinus problems occur.

101 Gaia Herbs Rd., Brevard, NC 28712, www.gaiaherbs.com 

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As part of an overhaul of its identity and label design, Nature’s Formulary is beginning to ship products that contain wild-crafted herbal ingredients. The company also redesigned its logo to reflect its commitment to social responsibility through sustainable cultivation and practices.

1 Barney Rd., Ste. 128, Clifton Park, NY 12065, www.naturesformulary.com 

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For the millions of Americans that are gluten-intolerant, NutriCology introduces a digestive aid called Gluten-Gest. It contains enzymes for digesting the peptides in grain-based foods and probiotics helpful with digesting lactose.

2300 North Loop Rd., Alameda, CA 94502, www.nutricology.com 

Published in WholeFoods Magazine, March 2010
 

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Digest Gold Plus Probiotics from Enzymedica contains 500 million active probiotic cultures per capsule and are guaranteed to reach the digestive tract due to the product’s exclusive incorporation of TherActive Delivery. Probiotics support intestinal wellness, while enzymes fuel digestion. The recommended dosage is one capsule per meal, three times per day.

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Naturade, from its Symbiotics brand, brings Colostrum PLUS Root Beer Chewables to market. The chewable tablets are immune-boosting combinations of nutrients, protected by a BIO-lipid coating to enhance nutritional uptake. They help maintain a healthy intestinal lining and flora, while supporting stamina and tissue growth. Flavors include pineapple, cherry and orange crème.

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Homeolab USA has released Kids 0-9 Allergy, a blend of nine homeopathic ingredients geared toward easing children’s symptoms of allergies. The product is said to relieve nasal congestion, itchy eyes, ears, throat and skin, quell sneezing and teary eyes. It is safe and non-toxic, and free of alcohol, dyes and sugars. 

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Michael's Naturopathic Programs now offers the SuperFood Factors Açaí & Resveratrol supplement in two bottle sizes (60 and 120 vegetable capsules). The antioxidant complex contains 600 mg of açaí and 200 mg of resveratrol per serving.

6003 Randolph Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78233, www.michaelshealth.com 

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New from Jarrow Formulas is Jarro-Dophilus Allergen-Free. This new formula contains 10 billion probiotic bacteria from six allergen-free strains. Most other strains are grown in soy or milk media, so Jarro-Dophilus Allergen-Free is safe for those with food allergies. SRP: $18.95 for 60 capsules.

1824 S. Robertson Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90035-4317, www.jarrow.com

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Trace Minerals Research showcases its new Liquid Vitamin D3, which offers 5,000 IU of vitamins per serving. It is also gluten free, certified vegetarian, contains ConcenTrace (an all-natural mineral complex with over 72 trace minerals) and is made with natural citrus and cherry fruit juices.  SRP: $16.99 

1996 W. 3300 S., Ogden, Utah 84401, www.traceminerals.com 

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Vitamin D and Calcium Gummy Vitamins for adults are now available from Nutrition Now, Inc. These all-natural vitamins are made in blackberry, peach and strawberry flavors. The vitamin D formula (150 count) offers 1,000 IU of vitamin D (120 count) and the calcium gummy (60 count) contains 500 mg of calcium plus 1,000 IU of vitamin D.

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